Friday, April 3, 2009

Eurythmics: Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)

"Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)," provided the group Eurythmics with their breakthrough into commercial success. Eurythmics brought a soul music twist to the electronic sound, which proved popular with broader audiences. Sonic markers in this song are the synthesiser, bass, guitar, and E-drums. Eurythmics had a dodgy, rock past and they confidently leaped into a new age of electronics and synthesizers, spearheading a 1980s revolution with a ground-breaking record that would change the face of music.

Eurythmics, Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This). Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This). RCA Records, 56115, 1983.

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